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  • Jennifer Malone
    Donor families

    Jennifer's story

    When Jennifer Malone’s mum Barbara Andrews sadly passed away at the age of 76 in July 2012, Jennifer and all of Barbara’s family – Margaret, Elaine, Cate and Barry – agreed to donate their mum’s organs, which helped to save and transform

  • Lucia Mee Quiney
    Recipient stories

    Lucia's story

    Lucia Quiney Mee, 14, from Ballycastle has had two liver transplants. She received her first transplant when she was just eight years old in November 2007 and her second in January 2009.

  • Steve Carter and Family
    Donor families

    Steve's story

    Denise Carter sadly passed away in March 2009. Here her husband tells of his experience and why he is encouraging others to speak up and discuss their decision early with their loved ones.

  • Erin Bonar
    Donor families

    Susan's story

    When Erin Bonar from Ballycarry sadly passed away at the age of five in March last year, her mum Susan and dad Karl agreed to donate their beautiful, little girl’s organs. Erin helped save and transform the lives of three young children and

  • Laurie
    Donor families

    Laurie’s story

    When the unthinkable happened, nurse Linda Hogan and her husband Steve made the decision to donate their son Laurie’s organs.

  • recipient
    Recipient stories

    Ruth's story

    Transplant recipient Ruth Creaney reflects on the gift of life she received through organ donation, and how it has enabled her to live life to the full.

  • Indie Hogan
    Recipient stories

    Indie's story

    At just 19 days old, little Indie Hogan received a liver transplant. Her parents Samara and Ciaran tell us their story.

  • Emma Treanor
    Living donation

    Emma's story

    Emma Treanor, 36, from Newry has had two kidney transplants. She received her first transplant when she was 14 years old in April 1998 and her second in November 2011.

  • Erica
    Recipient stories

    Erica's story

    Erica Ferguson, from Carrickfergus, has had two lifesaving liver transplants. Erica received her first transplant when she was 26 years old in March 2002 and her second in April 2004.

  • Sean in the garden
    Recipient stories

    Sean's Story

    Until the age of 38, Sean was reasonably healthy, working as a carpenter, but almost out of nowhere he became ill and eventually needed a double lung transplant.